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Lorna Sass is the Queen of Pressure Cooking. Her blog will inspire you to cook healthy food in 1/3 or less the standard cooking time in today's safe pressure cookers. Lorna is the award-winning author of 16 cookbooks, including 4 books on pressure cooking: COOKING UNDER PRESSURE, GREAT... Full Bio
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CAT’S EYES by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Peering through the screen of an animal shelter, Hudson, New York.  June 7, 2011.  Is this the same cat I saw there 2 summers ago? Share ... Read on »
PRESSURE COOKER GINGERED RHUBARB COMPOTE by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Rhubarb and Strawberry Compote The rhubarb in the farmers market sang to me and I decided to make a compote in the “pc.” I had some tart strawberrie ... Read on »
PRESSURE COOKER SEGMENT ON NPR! by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I’m thrilled to report that I was interviewed by Lara Pellegrinelli for a feature on pressure cooking making a comeback. It aired today on NPR Weekend Editi ... Read on »
COUNTRY REFLECTIONS by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Captured a few steps off Route 71 in Alford, MA on June 8, about 9 a.m. Share this: ... Read on »
PRESSURE-COOKED ARTICHOKES by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Well, it’s spring and that means artichokes! The Sweetie picked up some big specimens and I popped them into the cooker with a cup of water and they we ... Read on »
THE PIED PIPER OF THE BRONX by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Or is it the Pied Piper of Peas?  Whatever you call him, Steve Ritz is an extraordinary example of how one person can make a difference. Steve has a ... Read on »
WALL FLOWERS by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I try to get to Wave Hill as often as I can. This gracious garden never fails to revive my spirit.  Although only 10 miles or so north of my home on the ... Read on »
A VERY URBAN GARDEN by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Last spring, when I got the chance to create a garden on the cement behind my co-op on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, I jumped at the chance.  I had become pas ... Read on »
A DAY IN THE COUNTRY by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking The Bronx!  Yes, I felt as if I’d been in the country after taking a guided wildflower walk near Orchard Beach in Pelham Bay Park yesterday.  Check out Wildf ... Read on »
CENTRAL PARK REFLECTIONS by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking What is real?  What is illusion? Share this: Read on »
PRESSURE COOKER VEGAN CARIBBEAN RICE & BEANS by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I feel as if the blog cookbookcooks is celebrating my career–and what a celebration! It’s Lorna Sass month. Recent posts include my recipes for Caribbea ... Read on »
NEW PRESSURE COOKER FRIENDS by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking One of the great rewards of being a cookbook author is discovering that I’ve made friends all over the world. Today I discovered that Beth Fish considers me on ... Read on »
COOKING UNDER PRESSURE GIVE-AWAY by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking The esteemed Leite’s Culinaria is doing a give away of the revised version of COOKING UNDER PRESSURE! Deadline is 2/21/11. Check it out! ... Read on »
PRESSURE COOKER=KNIGHT IN SHINING ARMOR by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I feel special affection for Google searches when a story like the one below shows up. It landed in my in-box because this author recommends my various pres ... Read on »
HIP PRESSURE COOKING by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Laura Pazzaglia, an American ex-pat living in Italy is doing a gorgeously illustrated blog on pressure cooking. That’s her photo on the left. Laura’s re ... Read on »
MY PRESSURE COOKER BLOG IS A WOW by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I’m gratified to report that the interest in pressure cooking is growing and growing. It’s been over 20 years since COOKING UNDER PRESSURE was published ... Read on »
PRESSURE COOKER AS HOLIDAY GIFT by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Hi Lorna, I gave a pressure cooker and your Great Vegetarian Cooking Under Pressure to my mother last week. She had us over for dinner last night, used t ... Read on »
FIERY NYC SUNSET by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking My apartment is on the 7th floor facing south and west. I am blessed with gorgeous light and magnificent sunsets. Decades ago, before doing a major ... Read on »
PRESSURE COOKER THAI CHICKPEAS AND VARIATIONS by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Below is the wonderful comment I received from Jake Benson, who tried my recipe from Thai Chickpeas from GREAT VEGETARIAN COOKING UNDER PRESSURE and came up wi ... Read on »
JOHNNY APPLESEED IS BACK! by Lorna Sass Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I keep running into contemporary reincarnations of Johnny Appleseed. It’s great fun. As the days get shorter, one of the major rewards of fall is ta ... Read on »